The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for TestDirector skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
England / East of England
Rank - 122 125
Contract jobs citing TestDirector 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.16% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £278 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £290 £358
% change year-on-year +37.93% -19.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TestDirector is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 372 315 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.46% 12.82% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 173 173
Median daily rate £445 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £486 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 18
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £32.57 £31.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £50.68 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing TestDirector as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in the East of England

TestDirector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TestDirector in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for TestDirector in the East of England

TestDirector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TestDirector in the East of England

TestDirector
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestDirector also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Test Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification